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Best Capital Market Stocks to Buy Now (2022)
Top capital market stocks in 2022 ranked by overall Zen Score. See the best capital market stocks to buy now, according to analyst forecasts for the capital markets industry.

Industry: Capital Markets
Ticker
Company
Performance Score
Market Cap
Revenue
EBITDA
Earnings
EPS
Revenue Growth Y/Y
Revenue Growth 5Y
Earnings Growth Y/Y
Earnings Growth 5Y
Earnings Date
LPLA
LPL FINANCIAL HOLDINGS INC
$17.67B$8.36B$1.22B$634.70M$7.9416.01%14.92%36.66%26.93%2023-02-01
AMRK
A-MARK PRECIOUS METALS INC
$825.09M$8.05B$235.94M$151.64M$6.583.67%1.83%-25.18%74.64%2023-02-06
XP
XP INC
$8.90B$2.48B$801.64M$704.29M$1.2622.16%N/A25.00%N/A2023-02-06
EVR
EVERCORE INC
$4.24B$3.05B$922.59M$631.94M$16.05-1.76%13.61%-2.13%27.63%2023-01-31
DFIN
DONNELLEY FINANCIAL SOLUTIONS INC
$1.08B$898.70M$234.20M$117.20M$3.69-7.43%-2.13%46.43%30.36%
TW
TRADEWEB MARKETS INC
$15.05B$1.17B$551.26M$269.28M$1.3213.56%N/A12.82%N/A2023-02-01
BGCP
BGC PARTNERS INC
$1.66B$1.82B$312.80M$122.95M$0.34-10.47%-0.44%240.00%-14.63%
FOCS
FOCUS FINANCIAL PARTNERS INC
$2.84B$2.12B$516.39M$98.96M$1.5428.17%N/A1,183.33%N/A
FUTU
FUTU HOLDINGS LTD
$9.55B$889.25MN/A$316.28M$2.172.88%N/A-14.35%N/A
AMTD
AMTD IDEA GROUP
$218.59M$112.58MN/A$161.91M$1.29-23.16%N/A17.21%N/A
IREN
IRIS ENERGY LTD
$72.65M$37.85M$5.38M-$269.08M-$657.24542.53%N/AN/AN/A2023-02-08
LAZ
LAZARD LTD
$4.05B$3.05B$800.32M$525.53M$5.12-0.82%2.82%9.64%6.14%2023-02-01
PIPR
PIPER SANDLER COMPANIES
$2.48B$1.68B$290.32M$186.09M$13.10-5.92%14.33%-10.15%N/A2023-02-08
SF
STIFEL FINANCIAL CORP
$6.38B$4.57B$1.04B$709.64M$6.541.81%10.44%-2.39%26.99%2023-01-24
BTCS
BTCS INC
$11.78M$1.86M-$15.06M-$15.08M-$0.62139.37%256.38%N/AN/A
HIVE
HIVE BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGIES LTD
$157.47M$99.58M-$19.17M-$126.03M-$1.54-36.35%N/AN/AN/A
HLI
HOULIHAN LOKEY INC
$6.46B$2.27B$612.96M$370.42M$5.7916.40%18.65%-8.39%20.49%2023-02-06
MARA
MARATHON DIGITAL HOLDINGS INC
$629.78M$149.61M-$162.04M-$268.50M-$2.4061.17%185.67%N/AN/A
PJT
PJT PARTNERS INC
$1.91B$1.06B$170.81M$100.86M$4.035.81%17.03%-14.80%45.88%2023-01-30
VIRT
VIRTU FINANCIAL INC
$3.63B$2.57B$843.93M$341.49M$3.06-7.54%28.51%-21.34%94.48%2023-02-06
SCHW
SCHWAB CHARLES CORP
$149.81B$19.97B$10.05B$6.26B$3.3111.04%19.06%24.91%15.94%2023-01-16
GHL
GREENHILL & CO INC
$170.38M$279.37M$34.81M$12.28M$0.62-18.21%0.40%-84.73%-3.48%2023-01-31
SRL
SCULLY ROYALTY LTD
$113.24M$45.57M$18.07M$1.29M$0.08-27.67%-37.15%-86.13%N/A2022-12-30
SDIG
STRONGHOLD DIGITAL MINING INC
$27.31M$99.64M-$14.29M-$69.51M$12.27564.57%N/AN/AN/A
HGBL
HERITAGE GLOBAL INC
$88.27M$40.61M$10.42M$6.48M$0.1853.10%14.74%-30.77%N/A
OPY
OPPENHEIMER HOLDINGS INC
$443.46M$1.16B$157.29M$72.84M$5.81-19.93%5.86%-58.77%N/A2023-01-26
MC
MOELIS & CO
$2.83B$1.20B$318.97M$229.34M$3.52-21.75%10.81%-45.60%6.41%2023-02-07
RJF
RAYMOND JAMES FINANCIAL INC
$24.44B$11.00B$2.17B$1.51B$7.1612.74%11.55%5.14%19.38%2023-01-24
HUT
HUT 8 MINING CORP
$211.91M$136.31M-$47.29M-$122.13M-$0.8239.44%N/AN/AN/A
ARBK
ARGO BLOCKCHAIN PLC
$322.80M$84.12M$18.37M-$8.38M-$0.0158.61%N/AN/AN/A
WHG
WESTWOOD HOLDINGS GROUP INC
$93.77M$67.62M$5.73M$1.31M$0.17-4.46%-12.38%-86.07%-43.87%2023-02-07
MKTX
MARKETAXESS HOLDINGS INC
$10.66B$705.46M$397.55M$243.18M$6.480.03%12.75%-12.79%10.07%2023-01-24
MS
MORGAN STANLEY
$149.90B$55.44B$20.07B$12.02B$6.98-5.75%8.15%-12.53%13.60%2023-01-17
GS
GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC
$121.26B$49.41B$19.20B$13.39B$38.05-15.45%8.68%-38.02%14.36%2023-01-16
IBKR
INTERACTIVE BROKERS GROUP INC
$7.85B$2.69B$528.00M$311.00M$3.12-0.59%14.32%-10.09%21.47%2023-01-16
SNEX
STONEX GROUP INC
$1.95B$66.04B$337.50M$207.10M$10.2755.25%17.55%74.07%100.12%2023-02-06
NMR
NOMURA HOLDINGS INC
$10.77B$10.01B$2.07B$1.05B$0.34-13.08%-2.45%-16.74%-8.80%2023-02-02
COWN
COWEN INC
$1.08B$1.39B$203.09M$121.72M$4.35-29.77%21.80%-62.17%83.34%
SIEB
SIEBERT FINANCIAL CORP
$54.02M$51.14M$2.18M$1.28M$0.02-24.40%36.52%-88.89%N/A
GREE
GREENIDGE GENERATION HOLDINGS INC
$21.97M$142.64M-$110.41M-$172.87M-$4.45106.21%N/AN/AN/A
TIGR
UP FINTECH HOLDING LTD
$868.07M$208.39MN/A-$8.81M-$0.06-9.65%N/AN/AN/A
TOP
TOP FINANCIAL GROUP LTD
$154.00M$7.82M$3.64M$3.49M$0.12-53.74%N/A-29.41%N/A
CIFR
CIPHER MINING INC
$200.49M$0.00-$55.91M-$56.50M-$0.27N/AN/AN/AN/A
ATIF
ATIF HOLDINGS LTD
$13.67M$1.67M-$2.33M-$2.91M-$0.3177.95%-14.44%N/AN/A
FRGT
FREIGHT TECHNOLOGIES INC
$2.33M$13.83MN/A-$6.03M-$0.4329.64%-3.92%N/AN/A
PWP
PERELLA WEINBERG PARTNERS
$842.46M$647.27M$73.63M$18.90M$0.42-18.26%N/AN/AN/A
BITF
BITFARMS LTD
$110.01M$174.99M-$187.07M-$212.53M-$1.0244.36%N/AN/AN/A
COHN
COHEN & CO INC
$15.23M$58.98M$622.00k-$6.76M-$4.61-68.24%3.77%N/AN/A
MFH
MERCURITY FINTECH HOLDING INC
$24.69M$670.17k-$20.75M-$20.75M$0.00-52.21%-60.89%N/AN/A
AC
ASSOCIATED CAPITAL GROUP INC
$921.45M$21.69M-$67.78M-$53.14M-$2.4114.54%-7.27%N/AN/A2023-02-01
SAI
SAITECH GLOBAL CORP
$67.69M$8.54MN/A-$19.29M-$0.12-13.32%N/AN/AN/A
FRHC
FREEDOM HOLDING CORP
$3.68B$534.63M$205.86M$48.97M$0.67-22.48%53.38%-88.89%-22.59%

Capital Market Stocks FAQ

What are the best capital market stocks to buy right now in Dec 2022?

According to Zen Score, the 3 best capital market stocks to buy right now are:

1. Lpl Financial Holdings (NASDAQ:LPLA)


Lpl Financial Holdings (NASDAQ:LPLA) is the top capital market stock with a Zen Score of 61, which is 28 points higher than the capital market industry average of 33. It passed 24 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Lpl Financial Holdings has seen its stock return 35.09% over the past year, overperforming other capital market stocks by 50 percentage points.

Lpl Financial Holdings has an average 1 year price target of $251.43, an upside of 13.24% from Lpl Financial Holdings's current stock price of $222.04.

Lpl Financial Holdings stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 7 analysts covering Lpl Financial Holdings, 14.29% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 28.57% have issued a Buy, 57.14% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

2. A Mark Precious Metals (NASDAQ:AMRK)


A Mark Precious Metals (NASDAQ:AMRK) is the second best capital market stock with a Zen Score of 60, which is 27 points higher than the capital market industry average of 33. It passed 22 out of 38 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. A Mark Precious Metals has seen its stock return 5.73% over the past year, overperforming other capital market stocks by 21 percentage points.

A Mark Precious Metals has an average 1 year price target of $120.00, an upside of 241.1% from A Mark Precious Metals's current stock price of $35.18.

A Mark Precious Metals stock has a consensus Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 1 analyst covering A Mark Precious Metals, 0% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 100% have issued a Buy, 0% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

3. Xp (NASDAQ:XP)


Xp (NASDAQ:XP) is the third best capital market stock with a Zen Score of 52, which is 19 points higher than the capital market industry average of 33. It passed 18 out of 33 due diligence checks and has strong fundamentals. Xp has seen its stock lose -47.23% over the past year, underperforming other capital market stocks by -32 percentage points.

Xp has an average 1 year price target of $29.67, an upside of 86.58% from Xp's current stock price of $15.90.

Xp stock has a consensus Strong Buy recommendation according to Wall Street analysts. Of the 3 analysts covering Xp, 66.67% have issued a Strong Buy rating, 0% have issued a Buy, 33.33% have issued a hold, while 0% have issued a Sell rating, and 0% have issued a Strong Sell.

What are the capital market stocks with highest dividends?

Out of 27 capital market stocks that have issued dividends in the past year, the 3 capital market stocks with the highest dividend yields are:

1. Cohen & Co (NYSEMKT:COHN)


Cohen & Co (NYSEMKT:COHN) has an annual dividend yield of 19.73%, which is 16 percentage points higher than the capital market industry average of 3.69%. Cohen & Co's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. Cohen & Co's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Cohen & Co's dividend payout ratio of -38% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

2. Scully Royalty (NYSE:SRL)


Scully Royalty (NYSE:SRL) has an annual dividend yield of 11.39%, which is 8 percentage points higher than the capital market industry average of 3.69%. Scully Royalty's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% one times in the last 10 years. Scully Royalty's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Scully Royalty's dividend payout ratio of 1,051.9% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

3. Moelis & Co (NYSE:MC)


Moelis & Co (NYSE:MC) has an annual dividend yield of 7.27%, which is 4 percentage points higher than the capital market industry average of 3.69%. Moelis & Co's dividend payout is not stable, having dropped more than 10% nine times in the last 10 years. Moelis & Co's dividend has shown consistent growth over the last 10 years.

Moelis & Co's dividend payout ratio of 139.2% indicates that its high dividend yield might not be sustainable for the long-term.

Why are capital market stocks up?

Capital market stocks were up 0.44% in the last day, and down -2.82% over the last week. Saitech Global was the among the top gainers in the capital markets industry, gaining 14.5% yesterday.

Shares of several companies in the broader tech sector are trading higher after continuing jobless claims came in higher than expected, which could possibly ease concerns of more aggressive Fed policy. Stocks may also be looking to rebound following recent weakness.

What are the most undervalued capital market stocks?

Based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score, the 3 most undervalued capital market stocks right now are:

1. A Mark Precious Metals (NASDAQ:AMRK)


A Mark Precious Metals (NASDAQ:AMRK) is the most undervalued capital market stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. A Mark Precious Metals has a valuation score of 86, which is 52 points higher than the capital market industry average of 34. It passed 6 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

A Mark Precious Metals's stock has gained 5.73% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the capital market industry by 21 percentage points.

2. Amtd Idea Group (NYSE:AMTD)


Amtd Idea Group (NYSE:AMTD) is the second most undervalued capital market stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Amtd Idea Group has a valuation score of 71, which is 37 points higher than the capital market industry average of 34. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Amtd Idea Group's stock has dropped -72.45% in the past year. It has underperformed other stocks in the capital market industry by -57 percentage points.

3. Cowen (NASDAQ:COWN)


Cowen (NASDAQ:COWN) is the third most undervalued capital market stock based on WallStreetZen's Valuation Score. Cowen has a valuation score of 71, which is 37 points higher than the capital market industry average of 34. It passed 5 out of 7 valuation due diligence checks.

Cowen's stock has gained 9.1% in the past year. It has overperformed other stocks in the capital market industry by 24 percentage points.

Are capital market stocks a good buy now?

36.59% of capital market stocks rated by analysts are a strong buy right now. On average, analysts expect capital market stocks to rise by 14.91% over the next year.

What is the average p/e ratio of the capital markets industry?

The average P/E ratio of the capital markets industry is 17.7x.
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